The News & Record
South Boston News & Record
and Mecklenburg Sun
Home   •   News   •   Sports   •   Classifieds   •   Community   •   Health   •   Entertainment   •   Obituaries   •   Opinions   •   Weather
Advertising | Contact | Register
Advanced Search
News

South Boston Police catch up with suspect

Miss Virginia shines at Miss America Pageant

Courtney Garrett, whose grandfather lives in Halifax County, is first runner-up

Spirits of the past

In the 1920s and 1930s, if you lived in Franklin County, most likely you were in involved in the county’s biggest industry — making illegal whiskey or moonshine.

Sports

12 runners, 208 miles, 36 hours, no sleep

Recently, a group of twelve local runners took on the challenge of participating in the Blue Ridge Relay. A grueling, two hundred plus mile relay spanning two days, mountainous terrain,…

Community


Opinion


A&E

Obituaries

Finch Lenwood Parker

SoVaNow.com / March 25, 2014


Finch Lenwood Parker, 97, of Chase City, died March 23, 2014.

He was a retired employee with Daniel Oil Company, an Army veteran of WWII, and a member of American Legion Post 43.

He was the widower of Ella Mae Parker and is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Tommy and Mary Parker of Chase City, grandchildren, Sarah Parker and Nathan Parker, sister, Mary Mullins of Richmond.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Woodland Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the home of Tommy and Mary Parker.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.

Wood Funeral Service, is serving the family.

Condolences may be expressed at http://www.woodfuneralservice.com

Classified Advertising

Buy and sell items in News & Record classifieds.